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West Virginia University is a world-class institution, but its clear school leaders know that their mission has many facets.

A vital part of their task is making certain that those who defend our country have access to an education.

More than 800 veterans, military personnel, or their family members study at WVU. And this fall, 188 new student vets enrolled at the school.

Every year, the school is honored for the way they embrace student veterans. This is just one more way our state's flagship institution is leading West Virginia into the 21st Century.